Criminal Minds airs Wednesdays at 9 pm EST on CBS.
While the role of Malcolm Winters is currently occupied on The Young and the Restless, it's no secret some fans (including this one) will never stop clamoring for Shemar Moore to return to the sudser. Even though Moore has moved on to primetime (Criminal Minds) and film (Diary of a Mad Black Woman) success, would he ever consider gracing us with that sexy smile again in Genoa City?
"Well I can't now, Darius McCrary is playing Malcolm Winters," Moore said when I posed the question to him backstage at the Daytime Emmys in Las Vegas.
According to Moore, while he will always have fond memories of the role that made him a household name, he's moved on and won't diss McCrary's take on the role.
"Nah, nah. You're not going to get me hating on my boy!" he said laughing, when I suggested McCrary could um, take a sabbatical. "I did my time, I did 8 years on The Young and the Restless, then I left and came back briefly. I did all that. I miss The Young and the Restless, and I will always cherish my time there."
One thousand and one pardons to the lovely Melissa Claire Egan (Annie, All My Children) and her fans. In an earlier post about Guiding Light alum Robert Newman appearing in the Nov. 3 episode of the hit CBS procedural Criminal Minds, I wasn't aware that Egan is also slated to appear in the installment. I double checked with the drama's publicist who sent me the following amendment: READ MORE
Looks like Reva Darling ain't the only one booking gigs. Kim Zimmer's former Guiding Light leading man Robert Newman is set to appear on the CBS procedural Criminal Minds this Nov. 3. Newman will guest star as Sheriff Salters, a " a no-nonsense, former Marine" in the episode entitled "Middle Man". READ MORE
According to Soaps.com, Days of Our Lives and The Bay's Mary Beth Evans will guest star on Criminal Minds, alongside former The Young and the Restless hunk Shemar Moore (ex-Malcolm). Evans will play Candace DeLilly, a mother to one of the murdered victims. Evans' episode airs on Oct. 19. Check local listings. The Bay airs Wednesdays at 3 PM EST.
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